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Still, Chrétien is proud of how far he's come with his English.
A unilingual Chrétien told his Shawinigan riding association in his first campaign 40 years ago that he would become bilingual within four years. He recalled years later of telling Pierre Trudeau of the promise.
Trudeau said to me, 'You never kept your promise.'
What a dilemma. It's easy to communicate with people around the planet, but even easier to avoid the person in front of the room.
- Paul Gilster, The News & Observer
A new plague of inattention is spreading. It's called "surfer's voice" - a habit of half-heartedly talking to someone on the telephone while simultaneously surfing the Web, reading e-mail, or trading instant messages.
- Dennis K. Berman, The Wall Street Journal
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